IFRS 8 – Operating segments

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IFRS 8 is the International Financial Reporting Standard that requires companies to give disclosures about their operating segments. The standard replaces IAS14, segmental reporting and applies to reporting periods commencing on or after the first of January 2009. 

What you will learn

  1. Understand the scope of the standard and which companies it applies to 
  2. Appreciate the core principles behind the standard 
  3. Understand why companies should be disclosing information about their operating segments 
  4. Understand the definition of operating segments and reportable segments 
  5. Examine the extent of disclosures required by the standard  
  6. Compare IFRS8 with IAS14 (the standard it has replaced) and IFRS8 and UK GAAP 

Who should attend

This course will benefit anyone in a financial reporting role who needs to get up to speed on how IFRS 8 will affect their business

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  • Scope 
  • Core Principle 
  • Operating segments 
  • Reportable segments 
  • Disclosures 
  • Comparison with IAS 14 
  • Comparison with UK GAAP


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